2nd Degree Black Belt
Ida has been a student at DAMA for over 12 years. She has studied several different arts and holds a Silver Glove in French Savate and a Green Ring in Thai Boxing. She has also been the recipient of the DAMA Kids Instructor of the Year. She also has a degree in psychology and child adolescent development from DePaul University.
Ida started as a student in DAMAs kids blend class herself and credits our program for drastically improving her motor skills, coordination, sociability, assertiveness and above all her confidence and self-esteem, especially as a female.
She currently teaches Ninja Turtles and Beginner-Advanced Kids Blend classes at our Lincoln Square location.